Film, History and Memory

  • Jennie M. Carlsten
  • Fearghal McGarry

About this book


Using an interdisciplinary approach, Film, History and Memory broadens the focus from 'history', the study of past events, to 'memory', the processes – individual, generational, collective or state-driven – by which meanings are attached to the past.


film history memory historiography historical representation commemoration affect spectatorship discourse historiophoty cinema individual

Editors and affiliations

  • Jennie M. Carlsten
    • 1
  • Fearghal McGarry
    • 2
  1. 1.School of Media, Film and JournalismUniversity of UlsterUK
  2. 2.Queen’s University BelfastUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2015
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Media & Culture Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-50035-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-46895-6
  • About this book